The Parent’s Guide To Down Syndrome: Advice, Information, Inspiration, And Support For Raising Your Child From Diagnosis Through Adulthood

Book cover for The Parent's Guide to Down Syndrome by Jen Jacob, Mardra Sikora

Jen Jacob

Mardra Sikora


Book Summary

As a parent of a child diagnosed with Down syndrome, you may be feeling unsure of what to do next or where your child’s journey will take you. In this book, authors Jen Jacob and Mardra Sikora share their experiences and guide you through life with Ds with expert advice from diagnosis to adulthood. Each page teaches you ways to support your child through major milestones; nurture their development; and ensure that they succeed behaviorally, socially, and cognitively.

You’ll also find valuable information on:
– Sharing the news with loved ones
– Transitioning into primary school
– Developing your child’s social skills
– Discussing future opportunities, including employment and housing options

With The Parent’s Guide to Down Syndrome, you will have the tools you need to raise a happy, healthy, and thriving child.

Down Syndrome, Special Abilities, Guide, Guide for families, Resource, School, Discussion

Age Range
Ages 12+ (grades 8 and up)
Adams Media
Book Category
Down Syndrome